The Need for Media Literacy To contextualize my thoughts on the way we form our perceptions of humanity at large, I have a confession to make. I tend to watch the people through the windows of the apartments across from mine. I know that’s pretty much the definition of voyeurism, but hear me out. I […]Read more "In the Weeks That Follow: Media Literacy and the Identity Politics of Terror"
According to urbandictionary.com, “first world problems” are defined as “[p]roblems from living in a wealthy, industrialized nation that third worlders would probably roll their eyes at.” There is even an entire website dedicated to highlighting the petty complaints and struggles faced by people in the first world. The people I hear using this phrase are […]Read more "What’s the Real Problem with “First World Problems” ?"
This post examines the truth about poverty and injustice and why it is hidden from the public eye.Read more "Altruism in the Midst of a Global Epidemic of Economic Exploitation"